When it comes to day-to-day dressing, we’ve got you covered. But, when it comes to the first layer of your outfit—your underwear—we turned to the experts, our friends at Adore Me. A monthly subscription service for bras, panties, lingerie, sleepwear, and more, Adore Me knows their under-things. We went to their showroom in mid-town Manhattan for a bra fitting: read on for all of their tips and tricks for getting the perfect fit.
They say that first impressions are everything — this certainly was the case with model Nicole Zepeda‘s first visit to Times Square, the hectic tourist destination she calls her happy place. We revisited it with her for a surprisingly Zen moment of reflection on her past and looking towards what the future may hold; both for her and for the plus size fashion industry.
GB Member Sarah Chiyawa caught our attention with her new hashtag #plussizeplease created to encourage stores to carry a wider ranges of sizes. Here, Sarah tells us about how she came up with the idea and how it’s beginning to effect some real change within the industry.
As a plus size woman, it can take a lot of imagination to look at a magazine and picture how you would look in the clothes. Some companies are stepping up big time by working to celebrate curves not traditionally seen, and Swimsuits For All is the most recent company to make me stand up and applaud.